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Close Zablocki Parking Lot Closed as of Monday, April 19, 2021

The parking lot at the MPL Zablocki Branch will be closed for a construction project. The front entrance on Oklahoma Ave. will remain open and curbside service is available. Learn more.

Center Street Parking Lot Closed as of Wednesday, April 28, 2021

The parking lot at the MPL Center Street Branch will be closed for a construction project.
Street parking is available on 28th Street. Learn more.

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Resources for Older Adults

By MPL Staff on May 6, 2021 12:00 AM

Milwaukee Public Library introduces a new web page dedicated to serving Older Adults. Books, programs, online resources, featured videos, all on one page for easy access!

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April is Financial Literacy Month

By MPL Staff on Apr 9, 2021 12:00 AM

April is Financial Literacy month and a great time to review your financial health. Learn more about resources at your Milwaukee Public Library.

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Celebrate National Public Health Week April 5-11

By MPL Staff on Apr 5, 2021 8:00 AM

National Public Health Week is an opportunity to take inventory of personal and community health needs. The Milwaukee Public Library provides assistance in finding health-related materials and information and guides people to organizations and resources that will help improve health and wellness.

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MPL Service @ 76th & Good Hope 100 Years Ago

By MPL Staff on Nov 30, 2020 1:30 PM

The Milwaukee Public Library’s newest branch, Good Hope, opened on July 29th.  While searching MPL’s annual reports about the 1918-1919 Influenza Pandemic, they revealed that we provided service at the intersection of 76th and Good Hope, a century before Good Hope opened. In 1915, Milwaukee County contracted with MPL to provide books for then-rural branches to be housed in centrally located township schools. The 1916-1917…

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